A Northwestern student stands outside her internship site in downtown Denver.

Off-campus programs

Take your learning beyond the classroom by spending a semester of summer learning and interning elsewhere in the U.S.

Denver Urban Semester

Spend a semester in Colorado while you intern at a school, ministry or nonprofit organization that serves Denver residents impacted by poverty and oppression. You’ll also live in community with other students in the program and choose from classes taught by Denver Urban Semester staff. Learn more

Affiliated programs

Live close to Capitol Hill and learn about integrating faith with politics. Students have interned with members of Congress, political parties, lobbyists and non-profit governmental organizations. Contact us

For a fresh perspective on caring for the environment, travel to: 

  • Great Lakes region
  • Pacific Northwest

Au Sable also has campuses in South India and Latin America. Contact us

In addition to interning in a Windy City business, you’ll also take classes on Christian social values and urban culture. Contact us

As a member of an artists’ community, you’ll learn about music writing, composition, performance, production and marketing. Contact us

Explore the work and workings of mainstream Hollywood entertainment through classes and a film industry internship. Contact us

Available only to social work majors with permission from Northwestern's social work department, The Philadelphia Center offers seminar-style courses and enables students to participate in a professional, accredited internship in the vibrant, diverse city of Philly. Contact us